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Having never gone through an experience like this before, we didn't know where or when to start. Fortunately Homewatch Caregivers came to us on day one of our crisis. Kris was there to assure us they could fulfill the future needs of our brother. They delivered as promised, provided the peace of mind our beleaguered family desperately needed, saving us from any moments of feeling helpless. We highly recommend them to anyone who should need home care.
Written by: The Elder Family, Camarillo, CA
There are so many kinds of care that it can be a challenge
to understand the differences between them in Thousand Oaks. We are often
asked, “What is home care?” The shortest answer is that we are non-medical, but that isn't complete. Home
care and home health care are sometimes thought of as the same thing, and while
we do partner together, we provide separate services. Home health care covers the clinical side of our client's needs; they might be in the home one to two hours per week and do things like wound care, injections, and physical therapy. Home care assists with the daily living activities, or, as we like to think about it, we go into people's homes and pamper them. We provide services such as transportation, companionship, bathing assistance, meal planning and we can be there as much as 24
After a doctor’s visit or stay in the hospital, skilled care in the home is arranged in order to get you or a loved one back on your feet. Home healthcare includes:
Home care assistance is about sustaining and maintaining your loved one’s quality of life in their home by assisting with activities of daily living:
While a skilled home healthcare professional changes your loved one’s prescriptions, an in-home caregiver helps them remember to take medications day in and day out. A home healthcare agency can change your loved one’s therapy if it’s not working, and an in-home caregiver is there to encourage them to accomplish those therapies. At Homewatch CareGivers' our person-directed approach to caregiving helps an individual to the best of their current abilities so that they continue to feel empowered and fulfilled. Get tips on this approach to care here.
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